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A resource for teachers visiting the Drosten Stone.
A resource for teachers planning to visit The Dunfallandy Stone.
A resource for teachers on the Ironwork of Stornoway
A resource for teachers on The Jacobite Risings.
This resource, produced jointly with National Records of Scotland, allows P7/S1 pupils studying the Scottish Wars of Independence to investigate the individuals who attached their seals to the Declaration of Arbroath.
This resource is aimed at teachers and designed to link classroom studies based on the Wars of Independence to the real historic sites where these events took place.
Make your own Mary Queen of Scots statue
The Medieval Abbey Life Handling Box contains replica objects that will help pupils to explore medieval life.
The Medieval Castle Life Handling Box contains replica objects that will help pupils to explore medieval life.
This resource is for teachers making use of our Pictish Life Handling Box.
Updated 2019 in English and other languages
Hunt around the castle with our free, fun-filled quiz and discover some of our more unusual stories.
A resource for teachers on Stirling Castle & The First World War (includes The Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders Museum).